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Freezing Rain Causes Black Ice, Lots Of Crashes

Saturday will continue to bring more cold weather and ice.

11/22/2014

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City Councilwoman Backing Legislation To Study Local Daycares

Nearly two thirds of children under the age of 5 are from families where both parents work.

11/18/2014

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Councilman Calling For Changes After Fatal Dog Mauling In Frick Park

A day after a dog was mauled and killed in a city park; the city councilmember who represents the area is calling for more signage and possibly the presence of park rangers.

11/12/2014

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City Council Mulls Proposal For Parking Rate Increase

Pittsburgh City Council is considering a proposal that could have you shelling out more at the meter.

11/07/2014

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Local Officials Announce Plans For Redevelopment Of Old Civic Arena Site

The redevelopment of the site of the old Civic Arena has been a controversial topic for years, and this morning local officials made a major announcement regarding plans for the location.

09/09/2014

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City Council Gives Initial Approval To Recovery Plan That Could Raise Property Taxes

Pittsburgh’s City Council voted preliminarily on Wednesday to go forward with an Act 47 recovery plan that includes the possibility of a property tax hike for city property owners.

06/18/2014

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Local Officials, Health Dept. Working On Solution To Kill Rats While Protecting Eagles

Stanley Benovitch’s dog Trixie likes to catch rats.

05/08/2014

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Judge Approves Sale Of Abandoned Hazelwood Recycling Company

A bankruptcy judge has approved the sale of an abandoned recycling company in Hazelwood to a new buyer.

05/05/2014

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Hazelwood Officials Address Abandoned Recycling Company Eyesore

Some people in Hazelwood are outraged.

05/02/2014

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Mayor Looking At Options To Get Abandoned Hazelwood Plant Cleaned Up

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto says he’s looking at what the city might be able to do to help frustrated residents in Hazelwood.

05/01/2014

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Hazelwood Residents Unhappy With Rats From Abandoned Recycling Plant

Cecelia Jedlicka lives in her family home in Hazelwood across the street from a huge facility where bags of city trash were supposed to be recycled but now sit abandoned.

05/01/2014

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Extra Funding For Street Repaving Hangs On Council’s Approval

More Pittsburgh streets could get attention now that the city has come up with an extra $3 million for road paving.

04/25/2014

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Mt. Washington Dog Park Has Neighbors Snarling At Each Other

Matt Cook is walking his dogs on a leash, but he prefers to turn them him loose in the large enclosure at Olympia Park on Mount Washington.

04/18/2014

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Mayor Peduto Introduces Open Data Law

Mayor Bill Peduto and Pittsburgh City Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak introduced the city’s first comprehensive open data ordinance today.

01/14/2014

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New Pittsburgh City Council To Be Younger, More Diverse

Chairs were set up in City Council chambers on Friday for Monday morning’s swearing in of a new city council — and it’s likely to be very different from past councils.

01/03/2014

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